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Capital West Advises on Sale of Tyson Creek Power Corp

Capital West Advises on Sale of Tyson Creek Power Corp

Capital West Partners, Western Canada’s independent corporate finance advisor, is pleased to announce the successful completion of the sale of Tyson Creek Power Corp to BluEarth Renewables.

Hydroelectric power; renewable energy facility; energy production

Tyson Creek Power Corp operates a hydroelectric power facility located 40 km north of the town of Sechelt, BC at the northern end of the Narrows Inlet in the Tzoonie River Valley. The Tyson Creek facility commenced operations in December 2009. The facility has a peak capacity of 9.3 megawatts, and a long-term Electricity Purchase Agreement with BC Hydro for its energy production, extending to 2049. The site features a natural 875 metre drop, enabling it to efficiently generate power all year.

Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, BluEarth Renewables is a private company focused on commercial scale renewable energy development. As an independent renewable power producer, BluEarth’s goal is to build, own and operate wind, run-of-river hydroelectric and solar generation projects across North America.

In this transaction Capital West Partners acted as financial advisor to Tyson Creek Power Corp.

For additional information contact:

Doug Irwin, Capital West Partners

Doug Irwin

(604) 718-6802

About Capital West Partners

Founded in 1990, Capital West Partners is an independent M&A advisory firm based in Vancouver, BC. As mid-market specialists, we deliver focused financial advice and transaction expertise to public and private companies, as well as public sector entities, in Western Canada and beyond for a range of transaction situations, including:

  • Divestitures
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Strategic Financings
  • Valuations & Fairness Opinions
  • Financial Advisory Assignments

Capital West has a proven track record of 30+ years of completing transactions that maximize value for our clients. Since inception, we have completed deals with over $11 billion in combined total value.

Capital West is also a proud partner in IMAP (International Mergers and Acquisitions Partnership), a global organization of highly experienced middle-market advisory firms in over 40 countries. Through IMAP, we maximize our global reach to bring industry and country expertise to every one of our assignments, and to find our clients the best buyers and investors in North America and beyond.

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